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A history of the birds of Ceylon


Published 1878
Topics Birds
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Issued in 3 parts from 1878 to 1880

"Printed by Taylor and Francis" --Verso of t.p

Plates lithographed by J.G. Keulemans and printed by Hanhart; map engraved by E. Weller

Subscription list on p. [1]-4 (2nd group)

Errata & corrigenda: p. xliv

Includes bibliographical references and index

Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.

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SCNHRB copy (39088002861987, 39088004457883) is bound in 2 v

SCNHRB copy (39088009550070) is bound in 1 v

SCNHRB copy has a mimeographed note inserted between p. xliv and xlv, "Important to subscribers," concerning a couple of corrections not included on the printed errata page. The mimeographed note is signed F.V. Legge and dated 22/10/[18]80

SCNHRB copy has stamp on t.p. verso: Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Mar. 26, 1945; accession no.: 328644

SCNHRB copy has some penciled annotations, plus the signature of a former owner on front free endpaper and versos of the plates: R[obert] Massie[?]

SCNHRB copy has old black half-leather binding with embossed cloth-covered boards, gilt-tooled spine, and marbled endpapers


Volume v 1
Publisher London : Published by the author
Pages 754
Language English
Call number 39088002861987
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Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
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